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2007 Results: British Columbia

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 5       3      
Snow Goose 71       6      
Brant 20       1      
Canada Goose 3,351       118      
Mute Swan 93       8      
Trumpeter Swan 1,170       40      
Tundra Swan 6       3      
Wood Duck 146       13      
Gadwall 97       12      
Eurasian Wigeon 6       5      
American Wigeon 2,896       71      
Mallard 9,561       173      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 39       11      
Northern Pintail 625       26      
Green-winged Teal 342       29      
Canvasback 54       8      
Redhead 15       5      
Ring-necked Duck 254       21      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 138       9      
Lesser Scaup 2,029       27      
Harlequin Duck 127       23      
Surf Scoter 359       21      
White-winged Scoter 192       3      
Black Scoter 177       8      
Long-tailed Duck 20       1      
Bufflehead 1,610       127      
Common Goldeneye 400       62      
Barrow's Goldeneye 182       27      
Hooded Merganser 191       40      
Common Merganser 650       70      
Red-breasted Merganser 149       30      
Ruddy Duck 43       5      
California Quail 1,062       47      
Ring-necked Pheasant 30       14      
Ruffed Grouse 58       17      
Spruce Grouse 1       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 38       3      
Pacific Loon 38       7      
Common Loon 75       21      
Pied-billed Grebe 16       9      
Horned Grebe 48       13      
Red-necked Grebe 9       6      
Western Grebe 21       4      
Brandt's Cormorant 71       12      
Double-crested Cormorant 387       68      
Pelagic Cormorant 151       25      
Great Blue Heron 231       91      
Green Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 14       7      
Bald Eagle 571       207      
Northern Harrier 14       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 38       38      
Cooper's Hawk 36       34      
Northern Goshawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 75       42      
Rough-legged Hawk 5       4      
Golden Eagle 4       3      
American Kestrel 9       8      
Merlin 17       16      
Gyrfalcon 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 427       38      
Black-bellied Plover 13       5      
Pacific Golden-Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 27       7      
Black Oystercatcher 35       11      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       2      
Black Turnstone 61       5      
Western Sandpiper 15       1      
Dunlin 831       5      
Wilson's Snipe 3       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 80       3      
Mew Gull 336       27      
Ring-billed Gull 204       18      
Western Gull 48       16      
California Gull 60       7      
Herring Gull 316       27      
Thayer's Gull 63       9      
Glaucous-winged Gull 6,542       153      
Glaucous Gull 38       7      
Common Murre 64       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 35       4      
Marbled Murrelet 7       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,871       78      
Band-tailed Pigeon 37       7      
Mourning Dove 105       20      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 6       5      
Snowy Owl 9       2      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 10       7      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Short-eared Owl 5       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 252       134      
Belted Kingfisher 46       39      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 344       232      
Hairy Woodpecker 182       112      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 724       361      
Pileated Woodpecker 145       107      
Northern Shrike 8       8      
Hutton's Vireo 9       5      
Gray Jay 46       23      
Steller's Jay 870       341      
Blue Jay 61       17      
Black-billed Magpie 89       32      
Clark's Nutcracker 26       11      
American Crow 1,350       163      
Northwestern Crow 23,725       223      
Common Raven 1,288       207      
Sky Lark 3       1      
Horned Lark 3       1      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,982       376      
Mountain Chickadee 234       57      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 1,447       318      
Boreal Chickadee 14       4      
Bushtit 1,148       104      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 459       232      
White-breasted Nuthatch 28       15      
Pygmy Nuthatch 43       7      
Brown Creeper 68       51      
Bewick's Wren 127       80      
Pacific Wren 94       56      
Marsh Wren 13       5      
American Dipper 35       21      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 377       61      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 52       34      
Western Bluebird 8       2      
Mountain Bluebird 1       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 5       4      
Hermit Thrush 11       6      
American Robin 1,091       232      
Varied Thrush 299       143      
European Starling 3,363       199      
American Pipit 7       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,288       22      
Cedar Waxwing 132       3      
Snow Bunting 107       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
Townsend's Warbler 12       12      
Spotted Towhee 891       339      
American Tree Sparrow 87       7      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 317       179      
Song Sparrow 762       359      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       3      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 116       42      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 561       142      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,485       611      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,226       131      
Western Meadowlark 12       3      
Rusty Blackbird 3       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 573       23      
Brown-headed Cowbird 32       3      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 3       2      
Pine Grosbeak 517       45      
Purple Finch 229       55      
Cassin's Finch 27       3      
House Finch 2,801       354      
Red Crossbill 37       7      
White-winged Crossbill 3       1      
Common Redpoll 2,327       75      
Hoary Redpoll 81       9      
Pine Siskin 1,151       112      
American Goldfinch 620       88      
Evening Grosbeak 903       33      
House Sparrow 2,081       220      
Total 102,800             

A total of 178 species were reported.

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.